Is your phone here?

  MrCutter 14:01 22 May 08

click here

Thought more people would see it in Speakers Corner than tucked away in Mobile World!

  interzone55 14:31 22 May 08

I've owned a few of phones from the video, and some of them I've never even heard of.

One couple of factoids in the video stood out...

40% of Americans own a cellphone, compared to 80% of Europeans.

Americans dispose of 130mn handsets a year.

The latest US population estimate is 304,132,000.

40% of this is 121,652,800.

Therefore US cell phone users, on average, change their phone at least once a year.

  belfman 14:55 22 May 08

Not my current one but a load of them starting at the Nokia RinGo. First mobiles I used where the RinGo, Alcatel one touch and the Philips Diga phone. Oh the memories of trying to fit it in your pocket.

  wolfie3000 16:09 22 May 08

Interesting stuff,

It had a few i used to have, the Nokia 7110,
I remember when i first got it i was sat in my local and it rang, so i picked it up, pressed the button on the back to flip the cover down and answered it,

A guy behind me shouts out "wow mate just like the phone from the matrix"

Thats one thing i liked about the 7110 is that it was very similar to the phone in the first matrix film with the automatic flip cover.

It still is today my favorite mobile phone.

Still, i wonder what the phones of the future will be like???

  peter99co 18:47 22 May 08

I am on my third phone since 1997,the first was a new phone. The next two have been secondhand.#:-)

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Sniper Elite 4 review: Headshotting Nazis has never felt so good

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

The Best Design, Illustration, Animation and VFX Awards of 2017

WWDC 2017 dates: How to get WWDC 2017 tickets, when is WWDC 2017 and more details announced